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New fitness center appproaches final stages of completion

New fitness center appproaches final stages of completion

Cavan Zechman, Staff Writer

August 24, 2017

The new student fitness and recreation center is nearing its completion deadline of Robert Morris University’s homecoming on Sept. 16, and it will impact some of RMU’s division one athletic teams as well as the students. Not to be confused with the UPMC Event Center that will replace the Sewall...

Men’s basketball conference tournament preview: Road to the NEC title

Men’s basketball conference tournament preview: Road to the NEC title

Rashad Christian

March 1, 2017

This season for the men’s basketball team has been a rocky one, to say the least. The 2016-17 campaign started the worst way it could with the Colonials dropping their first five contests (Penn, DePaul, Bucknell, Richmond, Kansas State). By the end of non-conference play, their record was 4-6, and...

Men’s basketball wins behind career night from Still

Men’s basketball wins behind career night from Still

Rashad Christian

February 26, 2017

The last game of the Colonials' regular season held a lot of weight. A win would propel them up the Northeast Conference standings, and a loss would keep them in the same lower-tier spot. Also, the careers of the class of 2017 were celebrated during senior night. Finally, this game marked the last o...

Men’s basketball gets tenth win of the season against Wagner

Men’s basketball gets tenth win of the season against Wagner

Rashad Christian

February 12, 2017

Five of the last ten games between the Wagner Seahawks and Robert Morris Colonials have been decided by five points or less. This contest would be no exception. Thanks, in part, to several key threes, free throws and turnovers, the Colonials were able to get their 10th win of the season by a score of...

Two years, many fouls for RMU men’s basketball players

Two years, many fouls for RMU men’s basketball players

Hannah Smith, Delaney Hassell, and Anthony DeSimone

November 5, 2015

Over the past two years, 11 Robert Morris University men’s basketball players have been disciplined for alleged incidents outside of the program, including five for an incident on June 24 of this year. The five players were all charged with disorderly conduct by the RMU Police Department, accordin...

Lucky Jones signs contract with Liége Basketball in Belgium

Lucky Jones signs contract with Liége Basketball in Belgium

Leah Fleischel, Social Media Editor

July 7, 2015

Former Robert Morris men's basketball star Lucky Jones signed a professional contract Tuesday and will continue his basketball career overseas. Jones signed with Liége Basket of the Scooore League, which is the Basketball League Belgium (BLB) Division I. In 2014-15, Jones helped lead Robe...